Griffins Defenseman DeKeyser A Classic “Diamond in the Rough” Story

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Danny DeKeyser was the most sought-after undrafted free agent in the NHL this winter. So how did he end up at Western Michigan on a half scholarship?

DeKeyser is a classic example of a “diamond in the rough” story, and the man who discovered that diamond by happenstance — Griffins head coach Jeff Blashill. Check out more in the video.

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